Cheap bus tickets from Budapest to Prague

Showing times and prices for Jan 18

Cheapest

$28

Average

$28

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Budapest to Prague will cost around $ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 28.

Cheapest
10:50PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar7h10 06:00AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
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$281One-way
Cheapest
10:50AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar7h40 06:30PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
0 changes
$281One-way

Bus schedule from Budapest to Prague

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10:50AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar7h40 06:30PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
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10:50PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar7h10 06:00AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
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Wed
Jan 19
$19RegioJet a.s.
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$283Lufthansa
Thu
Jan 20
$19RegioJet a.s.
$22Flixbus
$237Lufthansa
Fri
Jan 21
$22RegioJet a.s.
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$34ryanair sun
Sat
Jan 22
$22RegioJet a.s.
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$198Lufthansa
Sun
Jan 23
$22RegioJet a.s.
$22Flixbus
$200Swiss
Mon
Jan 24
$19RegioJet a.s.
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$21ryanair sun
Tue
Jan 25
$19RegioJet a.s.
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$200Swiss
Wed
Jan 26
$19RegioJet a.s.
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$198Lufthansa
Thu
Jan 27
$19RegioJet a.s.
$22Flixbus
$169Lufthansa
Fri
Jan 28
$22RegioJet a.s.
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$13ryanair sun
Sat
Jan 29
$22RegioJet a.s.
$22Flixbus
$169Lufthansa
Sun
Jan 30
$22RegioJet a.s.
$22Flixbus
$169Lufthansa
Mon
Jan 31
$19RegioJet a.s.
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$13ryanair sun
Tue
Feb 1
$19RegioJet a.s.
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$149Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 2
$19RegioJet a.s.
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$22ryanair sun
Thu
Feb 3
$19RegioJet a.s.
$19Flixbus
$149Lufthansa
Fri
Feb 4
$22RegioJet a.s.
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$22ryanair sun
Sat
Feb 5
$22RegioJet a.s.
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$149Lufthansa
Sun
Feb 6
$22RegioJet a.s.
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$22ryanair sun

Bus times from Budapest to Prague

Showing times and prices for Jan 18

Fastest Journey

7 h 10 m

Average

7 h 25 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

444 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Budapest for Prague every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 444 km distance in an average of 7 h 25 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 10 m .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:50PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar7h10 06:00AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
0 changes
$281One-way
2nd Fastest
10:50AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar7h40 06:30PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
0 changes
$281One-way

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Overview: Bus from Budapest to Prague

distanceDistance275 miles (444 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$24 (€20)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersRegioJet, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Eurolines Germany, Group, Infobus, Leo Express, ArdaTur, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Metro Plus, Arda Tur or Gumdrop

Buses from Budapest to Prague cover the 275 miles (444 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 10 min with our travel partners like RegioJet, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Eurolines Germany, Group, Infobus, Leo Express, ArdaTur, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Metro Plus, Arda Tur or Gumdrop. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $24 (€20), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.

Bus providers: Leo Express, Student Agency and FlixBus from Budapest to Prague

Find the best buses to Prague from Budapest with Omio's travel partners Leo Express, Student Agency and FlixBus from $22 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Leo Express
Student Agency
FlixBus

Leo Express is a Czech train and bus company which offers the following bus ticket types for your bus to Prague from Budapest: Economy, Economy Plus, Business and Premium.

Looking to travel by bus to Prague from Budapest? Omio can help you find that perfect route with Leo Express. Check Omio to see current Leo Express bus schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Budapest to Prague bus and book Leo Express tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a bus from Budapest to Prague, you can expect to travel 275 miles (444 km) one-way with Leo Express. If you search for buses between Budapest and Prague in the Omio app, you can check if the Leo Express ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the bus station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus with Leo Express, we do the work for you to get you safely to Prague from Budapest. Book that perfect Budapest to Prague bus now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Leo Express!

    Leo Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Leo Express tickets to Prague from Budapest and when traveling by bus:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Buses from Budapest to Prague

    Buses in Europe are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international routes. Buses from Budapest to Prague take a direct route. The main operators on this line are InfoBus, FlixBus, and RegioJet. There are multiple buses that operate throughout the day, with one leaving approximately every 2-3 hours. There are no peak and off-peak fares as the price remains almost the same throughout the day. Weekend travel operates on the same schedule with the addition of one extra carrier.

    Taking the Bus from Budapest

    Buses from Budapest to Prague leave from Nepliget bus station, the primary international and domestic coach station in Budapest. Located in the Tisztviselotelep section of Budapest, southeast from the city center, the Nepliget Bus Station operates on several domestic bus routes, as well as the M3 metro. Given its location next to the People's Park and Groupama Arena, the station can easily be reached by taxi. The estimated time to get to the station is 10 minutes or 22 minutes via public transit from the city center. Bus service at night to the station is limited.

    Getting to Prague by Bus

    Buses from Budapest to Prague arrive at Prague Florenc bus station. Situated in the city center, Prague Florenc Bus Station is accessible by several bus lines, the B and C metros, and several trams. The journey from the station to the city center is walkable and takes about 5 minutes. Bus options at night are limited.

    The Charles Bridge is a beautiful bridge that spans the Vltava River. Prague's Old Town Square and St. Vitus Cathedral are two cultural and architectural landmarks. The Prague Astronomical Clock is an interesting medieval attraction that is still in operation today.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Prague from Budapest

    Take the bus to Prague easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Budapest to Prague.
    FAQs

    Is travel by bus currently allowed from Budapest, Hungary to Prague, Czechia?

    Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Prague, Czechia by bus is: Partially open.

    Can I enter Czechia from Hungary?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Czechia from Budapest?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test within 2 days before arrival and testing upon arrival
    • Unvaccinated travellers are required to take a PCR test between days 5 and 7 after arrival
    • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Prague, Czechia?

    All travelers in Czechia must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

    • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 1/13/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Prague from Budapest as this information can change.

    Do I need to quarantine when I return to Hungary from Prague, Czechia?

    The restriction level for your return bus to Budapest, Hungary from Prague is: Partially open.

    Is my return bus into Budapest from Prague restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Hungary from Prague?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

    What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

    The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 1/10/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Budapest from Prague closer to your date of departure here here.

    What is the price of the cheapest bus from Budapest to Prague?

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Budapest to Prague buses for as little as $22 (€18)  in the next 7 days.

    What is the price of a bus ticket from Budapest to Prague?

    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $24 (€20)  for a bus ticket between Budapest and Prague.

    How many miles is it from Budapest to Prague by bus?

    The distance to Prague from Budapest by bus is approximately 275 miles (444 km).

    How long is a bus from Budapest to Prague on average?

    The Budapest to Prague bus duration is on average 7 h 10 min, which is to be expected when traveling 275 miles (444 km) from Budapest to Prague. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    When traveling by bus from Budapest to Prague, which bus station in Budapest do I depart from and which bus station in Prague do I arrive in?

    When taking the bus to Prague from Budapest, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Clark Ádám Tér. Your journey can end in bus stations such as Praha, Hlavní Nádraží, Prague, Nádraží Veleslavín and Prague, Nákladové Nádraží Žižkov.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Budapest-Déli   and arrive in Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.

    Where is the departure bus station in Budapest located? Where is the arrival bus station in Prague located?

    Passengers board their bus most frequently from Budapest-Déli and travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center to this bus station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Praha, Hlavní Nádraží and need to travel approximately 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the bus station to the city center in Prague.

    What bus providers go from Budapest to Prague?

    When taking a bus from Budapest to Prague, you can count on RegioJet, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Eurolines Germany, Group, Infobus, Leo Express, ArdaTur, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Metro Plus, Arda Tur or Gumdrop for the best way to get you to Prague. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Prague from Budapest and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

    How many bus services are there between Budapest and Prague a day?

    On average, there is 1 bus a day from Budapest to Prague. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

    What are the first and last departure bus times from Budapest to Prague?

    The earliest bus departing from Budapest to Prague leaves at 9: 50 AM. The last bus departing from Budapest to Prague leaves at 9: 50 PM. You can find the latest Budapest to Prague bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

    How early should I book bus tickets from Budapest to Prague to score the best deals?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this trip and save money. If you buy bus tickets from Budapest to Prague within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $24 (€20) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your bus ticket from Budapest to Prague a few months in advance.